Gene Symbol: Kif17
Description: kinesin family member 17
Alias: RGD1562511, kinesin-like protein KIF17
Species: rat
Products:     Kif17

Top Publications

  1. Kayadjanian N, Lee H, Piña Crespo J, Heinemann S. Localization of glutamate receptors to distal dendrites depends on subunit composition and the kinesin motor protein KIF17. Mol Cell Neurosci. 2007;34:219-30 pubmed
    ..The overlap between GluR5 distribution and the organization of microtubules in dendrites led us to examine whether KIF17, a microtubule motor protein expressed in distal dendrites, is involved in GluR5 localization to distal dendrites...
  2. Yin X, Feng X, Takei Y, Hirokawa N. Regulation of NMDA receptor transport: a KIF17-cargo binding/releasing underlies synaptic plasticity and memory in vivo. J Neurosci. 2012;32:5486-99 pubmed publisher
    ..Ca(2+)/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase phosphorylates the tail domain of KIF17, a member of the kinesin superfamily, to control NMDA receptor subunit 2B (GluN2B) transport by changing the KIF17-..
  3. Setou M, Nakagawa T, Seog D, Hirokawa N. Kinesin superfamily motor protein KIF17 and mLin-10 in NMDA receptor-containing vesicle transport. Science. 2000;288:1796-802 pubmed
    ..N-methyl-D-aspartate (NMDA) receptor 2B (NR2B subunit) show that they are transported along microtubules by KIF17, a neuron-specific molecular motor in neuronal dendrites...
  4. Howard P, Jue S, Maurer R. Interaction of mouse TTC30/DYF-1 with multiple intraflagellar transport complex B proteins and KIF17. Exp Cell Res. 2013;319:2275-81 pubmed publisher
    ..We also found that TTC30B can interact with mouse KIF17, a kinesin which participates in IFT...
  5. Bai X, Karasmanis E, Spiliotis E. Septin 9 interacts with kinesin KIF17 and interferes with the mechanism of NMDA receptor cargo binding and transport. Mol Biol Cell. 2016;27:897-906 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we describe a novel interaction between KIF17, a kinesin 2 family motor, and septin 9 (SEPT9)...
  6. Insinna C, Humby M, Sedmak T, Wolfrum U, Besharse J. Different roles for KIF17 and kinesin II in photoreceptor development and maintenance. Dev Dyn. 2009;238:2211-22 pubmed publisher
    ..elegans channel cilia, and deficiency in either kinesin II or KIF17, the homologue of OSM-3, results in disruption of photoreceptor organization...
  7. Broekhuis J, Verhey K, Jansen G. Regulation of cilium length and intraflagellar transport by the RCK-kinases ICK and MOK in renal epithelial cells. PLoS ONE. 2014;9:e108470 pubmed publisher
    ..IFT motor, complex A protein IFT43, complex B protein IFT20, BBSome protein BBS8 and homodimeric kinesin KIF17, whose function in mammalian cilia is unclear. Interestingly, all five proteins moved at ∼0...